Panthers look to continue roll on Sunday vs. Southwest Baptist

Sun.: Drury (5-1, 3-0) vs. Southwest Baptist (1-3-1, 1-2) – noon – Harrison Stadium
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Drury returns home to face Southwest Baptist
The Drury Panthers are back at home and face Southwest Baptist on Sunday at noon in Harrison Stadium.
Drury is 5-1, 3-0 in the Great Lakes Valley Conference and is the league’s only team without a conference loss or tie. The Panthers have been idle since last Sunday when they picked up a 4-0 win on the road at William Jewell.
Southwest Baptist is 1-3-1 and 1-2 in the GLVC. The Bearcats lost at Missouri S&T 4-0 on Friday in Rolla. SBU’s win came on a 1-0 victory over William Jewell in Liberty on Sept. 12.
The Panthers lead the all-time series against the Bearcats 8-1-1 and won last year’s encounter 5-0 at SBU on March 5. SBU’s lone win over Drury came in 2019 when they defeated the Panthers 2-1 in overtime on Sept. 15 in Bolivar.
Drury enters Sunday’s game having scored 10 goals in their first six contests, and 10 different DU players have notched goals. The Panthers’ 5-1 mark through six games is also their best record at this point in the season since 2014, when they started that year 4-0-2.
Sunday’s game will serve as Senior Day, with Drury’s graduating players honored in a pregame ceremony.
Following Sunday’s game, Drury is home again on Friday, Oct. 1, when they host Maryville for a 10 am at Harrison Stadium.
Stat Leaders

Drury: #7 Elsa Gonzales (1g-2a – 4 pts), #17 Chloe Cash (1g-1a – 3 pts), # 1 Kaitlin Knetzke (5-1, 0.19 GAA, 0.923 sv pct)
Southwest Baptist: #4 Regaen Edwards (1g, 14 shots), #0 Alli Harrington (0.47 GAA, 0.923 sv pct)
Head Coaches
Drury: Justin Olson (2nd year, 10-7-3/10th year, 51-66-9) 
Southwest Baptist: Stefan Skillman (3rd year)     
Last game

Drury won at William Jewell 4-0, Sept. 19
Southwest Baptist lost at Missouri S&T 4-0, Fri.
Drury: Won 3
Southwest Baptist: Lost 2
Last meeting
Drury won at Southwest Baptist 5-0, March 5, 2021
All-time series 
Drury vs. Southwest Baptist 8-1-1
Drury vs. Maryville — Friday, Oct. 1, 10 am — Harrison Stadium/Curry Sports Complex.


This article is provided by Drury University Athletics